INF2125H Information and Culture in a Global Context

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Examines the trends, issues, and policies affecting the development of information agencies (e.g., libraries, archives, networked organizations, professional associations and major international organizations active in this area) around the world; access to information; transborder data flow. Emphasis will be on the choices and values embedded in the design and use of information, its agencies, and its technologies; along with how these might be translated across different cultural contexts.